Larry Elder Campaign Attacked in Venice

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CALIFORNIA- Larry Elder’s visit to a homeless encampment in Venice, California turned violent today. Elder’s tour ended abruptly as threats, eggs and fists were being hurled by an angry pro-Governor Newsom crowd wearing masks and proclaiming, “Democrats run everything”. 209 Times has reached out to to both Larry Elder’s and Governor Newsom’s campaign for comment. Video of the incident can …

Ethnic Studies As High School Graduation Requirement Passed By California Legislature

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SACRAMENTO- Ethnic Studies as a graduation requirement has been passed by the state legislature in Sacramento. California has become the 1st state in the nation to approve legislation to require an Ethnic Studies course for high school graduation. The vote was 55-11. It will now head to the Governor for a signature to become law. While law makers are patting …

Unholy Alliance: The Partnership Between a DA and an Alleged Child Rapist

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Tori Salazar and Sammy Nuñez’s troubling relationship By Frank Gayaldo Sammy Nuñez and Fathers and Families of San Joaquin (FFSJ) latest legal troubles is yet another reminder that District Attorney Tori Verber Salazar is untrustworthy, anti-victim and pro-criminal. Six former FFSJ female employees have come forward with complaints ranging from assault, battery, sexual harassment, wage theft and unfair business practices. …

Governor Newsom Visits Homeless Camp in Stockton for Photo Opportunity

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“Let me be blunt: it is unacceptable to not provide proper care to those struggling the most, who’ve found themselves homeless due to mental health and addiction challenges,” said Governor Newsom. “We cannot continue to tolerate the open drug use on our streets – we can no longer just look the other way.” STOCKTON- Gavin Newsom visited transient encampments wearing …

Michael Tubbs and Daniel Lopez Allegedly Avoiding Legal Service in Federal Civil RICO Lawsuit 

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Michael Tubbs and Daniel Lopez allegedly avoiding legal service in Federal Civil RICO lawsuit  By Frank Gayaldo  Attorney Cyrus Zal from Folsom, California has given the following written statement to 209 Times: “Michael Tubbs and Daniel Lopez have not been cooperating with accomplishing the service of the Government App Solutions lawsuit on them, and I can say that they have been …

Autistic Kids Center Worker Arrested For Soliciting Sex With Developmentally Disabled Minor

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Salvador Hernandez,25, was arrested by Davis Police on Tuesday August 3rd for allegedly trying to solicit a developmentally disabled minor for sex in southern California. Hernandez was taken into custody while leaving his job at the Center for Autism and Related Disorders in Davis. Davis Police Chief Pytel said the investigation into Hernandez began earlier that day when another law …

Disgraced Former Mayor Continues Lying To Nation About Why Stockton Voted Him Out

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Op-Ed by the 209 Times Crew If there is anything Michael Tubbs does know about, it is being a grifter and a liar. His latest lie continues to linger almost a year after embarrassingly losing by double digits to an unknown newcomer despite having an HBO propaganda film and endorsements from big political names like Obama and racist Billionaire Michael …

The Homeless Crisis In San Joaquin County: Problems and Solutions

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By Patrick Eley Californian public opinion is caught between a rock and a hard place. 93% of San Joaquin’s residents believe homelessness is a worsening problem that we must address. They also believe the steps taken so far are inadequate. The voters aren’t wrong and for the last year opposing views of county officials have placed actions to address the …

$100 Million At Stake: What Is Being Done To Address The Homeless Crisis?

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Stockton’s Representatives Split Between Talk and Action on Homelessness By Patrick Eley Assemblyman Carlos VillapuduaCarlos Villapudua is a lifelong advocate for Stockton, California. Raised in the Central Valley hub, he spent two decades working for San Joaquin County, including two terms on the Board of Supervisors from 2009-2017. After his second term, the Assemblyman served as the San Joaquin County …